Betty Scalice Foundation-  Grants are available for nonprofit and school-based music programs serving North Coastal San Diego County.  The grant range is $1,000-5,000.  Eligible programs include:  free community concerts, youth musical performances, low cost classroom musical instruments, classroom programs that use music, choral and musical performances at schools; equipment that supports the teaching of choral music, music therapy and related programs. Only one application per organization will be reviewed annually.  Awards will be made periodically throughout the year.   On the grant application make sure that you indicate when the program will be implemented. Grant applications are accepted January through September 30. 

EdVentures Grants

Grant Program and Eligibility

EdVentures is a grant program of the Coastal Community Foundation that supports hands-on, creative educational experiences for students in North Coastal San Diego County schools with an emphasis on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art/Music and Math) curriculum. Nonprofits that provide such educational programming to 4th–8th grade students in public schools in Del Mar, Solana Beach, Encinitas, Carlsbad and Oceanside are encouraged to apply. See complete grant guidelines and application to the right of this page.  All funding has been granted for 2018-19 school year.

Education Pathways Grant Program

Coastal Community Foundation makes grants to support Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs in North County Coastal middle and high schools. Grant programs vary from year to year.  Grants will be made for the 2019-20 school year.